Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Happy Birthday to Amelia Earhart...

...born on this date in 1897 (disappeared in July 1937).

A ghost of aviation
She was swallowed by the sky
Or by the sea like me she had a dream to fly
Like Icarus ascending
On beautiful foolish arms
Amelia it was just a false alarm
--Joni Mitchell, 1976

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